is a music website with an audio search tool, exploration options, and a singing feature.
.com listens while you sing or hum a tune and then tells you the name of it.
Presently there are many searching web services like Midomi, Musipedia, Ritmoteka, Songtapper, Music Ngram Viewer, and FolkTune Finder where customers use one of several possible styles to input a music query.
Table 1: Accessing Music Searching Web Services Name Access Voice Notes VKB URD Rhythm Audiotag (a) - - - - - Tunatic (b) - - - - - Shazam (c) - - - - - Midomi (d) + - - - - Musipedia (e) + + + + + Ritmoteka (f) - - - - + Songtapper (g) - - - - + Music Ngram Viewer (h) - - + - - FolkTuneFinder (i) - - + + + Google, Yandex, Yahoo!
SoundHound, formerly known as Midomi
, which pioneered a voice-based search technology for mobile devices, has gained raves as it provides a better job in recognizing music than competitors like Shazam.
Sound search technology provider MELODIS Corporation and mobile phone manufacturer SAMSUNG Electronics Co Ltd have announced they have partnered to embed MELODIS's Midomi music search and ID application into SAMSUNG's multimedia phones.
According to the company, Midomi's music search and ID features enable users to identify music by holding the phone to a speaker as well as singing or humming in snippets.
The aim of midomi
.com is to create a comprehensive database of searchable music based on user contribution.